Today in Music News 4.10.17
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- Legendary rocker Chuck Berry was laid to rest yesterday in his hometown of St. Louis. Berry died on March 18th at the age of 90, and at the funeral we had a surprise speech from Kiss‘ Gene Simmons.
- Even though Black Sabbath is all done touring and making new music, we might be getting a live new LP of their final shows. Along with the news of a possible live album, it sounds like the band is in the works for a full length documentary!
- The last time former Journey singer Steve Perry released a solo project was back in 1994. But now it would appear we are getting a new one later this year! Perry mentioned this new album is very emotional, as a lot of it was written about someone he loved and lost to breast cancer.
- Record Store Day hits the nation on April 22nd, and to help celebrate Elton John is releasing an expanded double-LP of 11-17-70. This is the first time the live album has been put on vinyl.
SOURCE: Ultimate Classic Rock